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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

So what can I say it was nice we stayed in one of the blocks and it really was not that bad it was very clean and cleaned every day. The facilities in the main Alfama hotel were very nice the pool was lovely and the beach was great. If you want a peaceful holiday this is ideal. The only...

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1Thank Kelly S
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Algarve Gardens 14-17 october - the apartments are old, tired, dated and in need of rennovation - the beds were hard - pillows lumpy - electrics were definitely out of this world. We had to use all facilities at the Alfamar hotel - to be fair it is end of season - but we werent advised...

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Thank Denise G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I booked a 'bungalow' in the gardens which turned out to have stairs to the bed and bathrooms. As a disabled person this was hardly ideal. The pathways around the gardens are weed strewn and broken in parts so not suitable for anyone with compromised mobility. The bungalow itself was spotlessly clean on arrival and was serviced every day. Yes,...

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1Thank Annemarie K
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We stayed in the studios of Algarve Gardens, these are not suitable for older people and dangerous for children. There are no lifts just four flights of marble stairs. However, they were clean and were cleaned every day. We were half board and had a bit of a trek up to the Alfamar where we are and could use the...

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2Thank 60carolem
Reviewed 7 October 2016

A quiet place at mid September. We researched properly so we knew we had booked a duplex apartment or bungalow ( they call it a Villa!) and not the Apartment blocks. Our end row bungalow was lovely with a sun roof and two sun terrace patio front and back. Yes, its needing a paintover and it trends from the nineties...

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3Thank Joanna C
Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

When I was booking (with onthebeach.co.uk) it showed separate villas . If you book the cheapest ones, you actually get put in a "tower block" of apartments (see picture(s) ) They aren't bad, but can be very noisy late at night, from the other tenants, not from street noise ect. Daily housekeeping is good, the rooms are dated but ok....

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3Thank Ped0772
Bradford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stopped here on a 4 night stay. Have stayed in busier places in portugal. 2 restaurants and a snack bar within 5 minute walk and supermarket at bottom of driveway, Dated but adequate accomodation but dont believe this as "albufeira" which was an apparent 25 minute bus ride away, Old town would taken 1 and 1/4hour on 2 buses and...

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2Thank Martin S
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Ok so, I booked the algarve gardens because it was extremely cheap. And I wanted a low cost holiday. So I had no expectations. After all how bad can it be? I paid £210, for 5 nights half board, with onthebeach.com (including return flights) bargain. This was the 1st week in May. Arrived to check in at hotel Alfamar. (Which...

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2Thank Kateemily12
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Ok, so I read the reviews for the Algarve Gardens over and over and thought, well why not give it a go?. After all we have stayed in some pretty grotty places and all we really need is a bed and a shower so off we went. We arrived in the dark and all looked fine, the main hotel looks...

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2Thank Helen T
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Stayed here for 7days and it wasnt a pleasent stay at all. This may be the cheaper option for who ever wants to stay here but spend that extra bit more cash i would strongly advise and go somewhere else. Room was very basic and very old fashioned and hardly anything worked. Bathroom looked dirty. We had no fridge even...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Algarve Gardens

Address: Praia da Falesia | PO Box 2159, Albufeira 8200-916, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: $24 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Algarve Gardens 3*
Number of rooms: 178
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Algarve Gardens Albufeira, Portugal
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#29 Spa Hotel in Albufeira
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“Choose the room on the south not north and not on the last floor there is no other balcony to give you a shadow.”
 of 5 bubbles 40Lui123, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not aware there are bad rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles bryc123, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do NOT book the studio apartments as they look like derelict buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles 530annemariek, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't book the studios if you are older or have young children.”
 of 5 bubbles 60carolem, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“if you only want one self catering bedroom ask for a bungalow not a 2 bed duplex - get a sunroof.”
 of 5 bubbles , 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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